Allen Lew was appointed Chief Executive Office, Optus on 1 October 2014. Allen is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Optus’ Consumer Mobile, Digital and Fixed businesses, as well as the Wholesale, Satellite and SMB divisions.
Allen began his career with the SingTel Group in 1980 and has held various positions throughout this time, including COO of Singapore Telecom International Pty Ltd, and Managing Director of Optus Consumer. Most recently Allen was CEO of SingTel’s global Group Digital Life division and Country Chief Officer, Singapore.
Allen was CEO, Singapore from Feb 2006 to Mar 2012.
Allen holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the University of Western Australia and a Master of Science (Management) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.